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A new and complete dictionary of arts and sciences : comprehending all the branches of useful knowledge, with accurate descriptions as well of the various machines, instruments, tools, figures, and schemes necessary for illustrating them, as of the classes, kinds, preparations, and uses of natural productions, whether animals, vegetables, minerals, fossils, or fluids : together with the kingdoms, provinces, cities, towns, and other remarkable places throughout the world : illustrated with above three hundred copper-plates, engraved by Mr. Jefferys, geographer to His Majesty : the whole extracted from the best authors in all languages


Published 1763
Topics Art, Science
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First published 1754. See ESTC

Vols. 3 & 4 are dated 1764

Printed in double columns

Paged and signed continuously

Frontispiece, v. 1, by C. Grignion after S. Wale

ESTC

Bound in 5 vols. in modern linen

Signatures of Nicholas Gilman, dated 1812. Signature of George W. Phipps, dated 7 Nov. 1828


Volume 1
Publisher London : Printed for W. Owen, at Homer's Head, in Fleet-Street
Pages 990
Possible copyright status NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT
Language English
Call number 164585
Digitizing sponsor Getty Research Institute
Book contributor Getty Research Institute
Collection getty; americana

Full catalog record MARCXML

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